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How to dispose of blister packaging

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Blister packaging

Blister packaging

Put plastic blister packaging into your black cart as garbage.

Why can't this be recycled?

Blister packaging is often used for medication and pills with a foil backing to allow items to be pushed out. As the foil and plastic cannot be easily separated, it cannot be recycled.​​​​​​​

Title: What Goes Where?
Author: City of Calgary
Description: Residential recycling and disposal search tool